Cause and effect chains! I gave each pair of students one event to begin with (the green loop). They had to turn it into a cause and effect chain. I gave them a certain amount of time and made it into a little competition.
Super Teacher Worksheets has printable cause and effect worksheets. Check out this worksheet where students can play a matching game while learning the relationship between cause and effect! Add sentence combining for ESL.
Cause and Effect Short Stories / Passages - Differentiated, Print & Go
For The Birds thinking map lesson. Day 1 watch video, what kind of map could you use, make map with partner. Day 2 what other kind of map could you use, make with partner. We can look at one text through different lenses
Flipping for Cause and Effect! I don't know about your class but my class could always use some extra practice with cause and effect! In this game students pair up and get one coin such as a penny. Fake coins are totally okay as long as they have both the head side and tails side. Then one person flips the coin and based on how it lands either tells the cause or effect of either something they read or you can have them make it up. Their partner then tells the other. These cause and effect…
Cause and Effect Speaking & Listening I Have, Who Has Game